Camelina (Sativa) oil
Camelina oil is an edible oil that comes from seeds of Camelina Sativa, contains high amounts of omega3 fatty acids, its suitable for use as a nutritional supplement and a general purpose oil. This oil can be used as a cooking oil specially for deep frying, has a nutty flavor which makes it excellent for fried food and other delicacies.
Application and benefits:
- Camelina oil is a strong antioxidant because of the high vitamin E content, it boosts the immune system, reduces the risk of heart diseases, protects against cognitive diseases, like dementia, Alzheimer's, eye diseases like macular degeneration and nervous damage due to inflammation.
- Camelina oil can be applied topically to reduce inflammation in arthritis, can be used as a massage oil for the skin, it moisturizes the skin and prevents from free radical damage, can be used as a hot oil treatment for hair.